Site Index | CDE Offices | Staff Directory

CPP Online Handbook: Comprehensive Plan


What happens in the classroom is only one component of what children, families and programs need to be successful. The Comprehensive Plan addresses five areas that are critical to an early childhood program in achieving immediate as well as long lasting success. These five areas include:

The district advisory council must address each of these areas and related questions in their comprehensive plan.

  • The plan should be discussed and updated by the district advisory council each year.
  • School districts submit their current Comprehensive Plan within the CPP Annual Report.
  • Ask your regional consultant for examples of comprehensive plans.

Top of page

Quick Links


Contact Us

Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
Contact CDE

CDE Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
See also: Licensing Hours

Educator Licensing